The league main Scorchers head to Marvel Stadium in search of their fourth consecutive win once they tackle the Renegades, within the opening recreation of a BBL12 New 12 months’s Day double header!
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BBL12 Renegades vs Scorchers Preview & Betting Ideas
Marvel Stadium, Sunday 1st January, 1:40pm (AEDT)
Predicted XI: Nic Maddinson, Martin Guptill, Shaun Marsh, Aaron Finch, Jonathan Wells, Peter Handscomb, Akeal Hosein, Will Sutherland, Tom Rogers, Kane Richardson, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
With the departure of Andre Russell and the arrival of Martin Guptil got here a giant shake up within the Renegades batting line up. Guptill changed Sam Harper on the high of the order, Shaun Marsh got here in for Jake Fraser-McGurk after recovering from damage, whereas Peter Handscomb got here into the center order and took over wicket conserving duties. Though it didn’t come to fruition on Wednesday towards the Sixers, it’s a way more balanced and skilled batting unit that ought to maintain the Renegades in good stead.
After beginning the season 3-0, the Renegades have misplaced again to again video games on account of two surprising performances with the bat. After limiting the Sixers to eight/149, the Renegades had been bowled out for 115 in an innings the place they confronted 63 dot balls. After taking part in a optimistic model of cricket with the bat by the primary three video games of the season, that has fully left the Renegades, who’ve been skittled for 115 and 114 of their final two video games.
Regardless of the 2 poor showings with the bat, the Renegades bowling assault has been wonderful throughout all 5 video games this season. Akeal Hosein (10 wickets at 12.1 with an financial system of 6.36) and Tom Rogers (8 wickets at a mean of 19) are each inside the highest ten wicket takers in BBL12. With Mujeeb and Kane Richardson additionally within the aspect, it’s a top quality assault once they’re up and going.
Predicted XI: Adam Lyth, Faf du Plessis, Nick Hobson, Josh Inglis, Ashton Turner, Aaron Hardie, Cameron Bancroft, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Peter Hatzoglou
It was one other convincing victory for the Scorchers on Thursday night time, with a six wicket win over the Stars sealed with fifteen balls to spare. Skipper Ashton Turner as soon as once more was the principle man with the bat, smashing 53 off 26 deliveries to make gentle work of the chase for the Scorchers. Ashton Agar has been known as as much as the Australian squad for the Sydney Take a look at, that means there will probably be at the very least one change to the Scorchers eleven. Given the depth of their bowling shares, it appears seemingly the Scorchers would choose with a batsmen to interchange Agar at seven.
The platform for the comfy chase was set by the Scorchers bowling assault, who’ve been in crimson sizzling kind to begin the season. Jhye Richardson (12 wickets at a mean of 9.66, with an financial system of 5.80), Andrew Tye (10 wickets at a mean of 16.40), and Jason Behrendorff (9 wickets at 16.11, with an financial system of seven.25), all rank inside the highest seven wicket takers in BBL12.
In what has been a good season up to now, the reigning champions have established themselves as the very best workforce within the competitors, with a 4-1 begin to the season. Their bowling assault constantly will get the job achieved, whereas they’ve the batting firepower to place up large scores when wanted.
Two excessive class bowling assaults face off on a Marvel Stadium floor that offered loads of tempo for the quicks within the one recreation that has been performed there this season. Given the standard of bowling on show, this conflict goes to be determined by which batting unit can acquire the higher hand. Given what the Renegades have produced of their final two video games, it’s arduous to see them taking down Richardson, Behrendorff and Tye.
This has been one of the vital one sided matchups throughout the historical past of the BBL, with the Scorchers holding a 13-3 face to face benefit over the Renegades. The Scorchers have gained 5 of the final six video games between the 2 sides, and are 6-1 towards the Renegades at Marvel Stadium. This will probably be an entertaining conflict to kick off the brand new 12 months, however the Scorchers bowling assault will probably be too robust.
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Josh Inglis is in crimson sizzling kind in BBL12, scoring 187 runs at a mean of 46.75 with a strike price of 161.20, on the time of writing Inglis is the second main run scorer within the competitors. In his final three knocks towards the Renegades Inglis has scored 97 runs at a mean of 48.5, and has hit the 15+ run mark in his final 4 video games.
For the second leg we’re going again to AJ Tye who as soon as once more delivered in his final recreation with two wickets. Our BBL Information Instruments present that Tye has taken a number of wickets in six of his final seven video games, and we’ll be backing him in to provide towards an off form Renegades batting unit.
To spherical out the multi, we’ve acquired Akeal Hosein to take a wicket. The Trinidadian has taken ten wickets in BBL12, and has taken at the very least one wicket in 4 of his 5 video games. Hosein has opened the bowling in each recreation this season, which has generated loads of wicket taking alternatives, with batsmen trying to go arduous within the powerplay.
Josh Inglis 15+ Runs
Andrew Tye 2+ Wickets
Akeal Hosein 1+ Wicket